Meet the Team!
Combining new technology and our warm friendly staff, we’ve created a friction-less experience that allows us to focus on what matters most – you and your comfort. We promise that each visit will be personalized, clear, and inspiring. Every time.
Dr Vishaal Shah
Principal Dental surgeon / Clinical Lead and Clinical Lecturer
GDC Number – 82292
Dr Shah is the Principle Dentist and Clinical Director of Dentality @ Hoddesdon. He qualified from St. Bartholomew’s and The Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2003 and spent the following 7 years working in a practice in Clacton-on-Sea.Read More
In December 2010, Dr Shah took over as the Principal Dentist at what was Hogges Hall Dental Practice in Hoddesdon and brought his vision to reality. He called his vision Dentality. Over the next 4 years he spent time in growing the practice and investing in technology for the benefit of his patients.
In 2014, Dr Shah lived his proudest moment seeing our new practice come to life in Conduit Lane. Dr Shah designed the entire practice himself without an architect. He always knew what he wanted and made sure that he was there every step of the way to oversee the project to completion.
His continuous quest to further his knowledge and keeping abreast of the latest technological advances in Dentistry has resulted in Dr Shah gaining recognition as an eminent clinician not only in the eyes of his patients but the profession as a whole.
Dr Shah is an all-rounder and has undertaken extensive training in all aspects of dentistry. His practice to date consists of General Dentistry, Cosmetic Smile Makeovers, Smile Design, Cosmetic Bonding, Same Day Crowns (With CEREC) using Digital Dentistry, Implant Dentistry, Orthodontics and Sedation Dentistry.
His chairside manner consistently shows his passion for dentistry and his focus on patient centred care.
Dr Shah is dedicated to providing quality care with attention to detail and confesses to being a perfectionist within his work place. As a result of his infectious personality, passion for dentistry and his commitment to providing quality care ton his patients, he is not only an invaluable asset to the practice but to all his patients too!
- Elected Committee Member of the Hertfordshire Local Dental Committee
- Expert Member of the British Dental Association
- Member of the Society of Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry
- Certified Practitioner for CEREC computer designed restorations.
- Member of the American Dental Association
- Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy of Dental Honours, USA
- Fellow of The Academy of Dentistry International, USA
- Post Graduate Certificate in Dental Education from the University of Bedfordshire
- 1st year in a Masters program in Implant Dentistry at Edgehill University
Dr Rajvansh Juneja
Senior Associate Dental Surgeon and Invisalign Lead
GDC Number – 258495
Dr. Raj Juneja is an Invisalign Platinum Elite Dentist and our Invisalign clinical lead here at Dentality. His passion for perfection means he enjoys giving patients their perfect smile using a unique combination of modern digital dental treatments.Read More
His ethos in cosmetic dentistry has always been to be minimally invasive, which means improve patients smile, whilst not harming their teeth. Dr. Raj is well liked by both the practice team and patients alike for his relaxed and friendly manner. He revels in creating a calm environment for patients and deliver excellence whilst keeping patients as comfortable as possible.
- Graduate in Clinical Dentistry at the University of Birmingham
- 2015 Winner: U.K.’s Best Young Dentist in the Dentistry Awards 2017
- Courses in Cosmetic Dentistry
- Courses in Restorative Dentistry
Dr Rachel McCartney
Associate Dental Surgeon and Co-Facial Aesthetics Lead
GDC Number – 264881
Rachel knew she wanted to be a dentist from a young age, following working as a dental nurse in her local dental practice. Since then, she has worked hard to complete two degrees and many courses to ensure she remains up to date in the dental and aesthetic fields.Read More
Rachel completed her foundation training at Dentality @ Hoddesdon straight after graduation, gaining a wealth of experience in looking after general practice patients; she soon realised she wanted stay at Dentality and continue building her own list of very loyal patients. Since starting at Dentality she has developed a great rapport with her patients, particularly those who are nervous. It is the variety of general practice, patient journey and transformation and the satisfaction of helping patients become more confident in themselves and their smile that she loves.
Rachel has also completed training in facial aesthetics, including anti-wrinkle treatment, dermal fillers and IPL (which includes treatments for hair removal, thread veins, pigmentation, sun damage etc) and has a special interest in delivering high quality enhancements whilst maintaining a natural look. She is also interested in the combination of dental treatments and facial aesthetics together – for example not only whitening and widening smiles but shaping lips and relaxing high smile lines so they work together to work in harmony.
- Graduate in Biomedical Sciences at Kings College London
- Graduate in Dentistry: 2016
- Completed training in facial aesthetics
Dr Natahsa Murcott
Associate Dental Surgeon and Co-Facial Aesthetics Lead
GDC Number –265391
Dr Gurpreet Sachdeva
Associate Dental Surgeon
GDC Number – 284246
Dr Mitul Patel
Specialty Doctor in Endodontics
GDC Number – 265006
Mitul began his working life as a teacher of biology and chemistry, gaining experience in both comprehensive and grammar schools. He transferred these valuable skills to dentistry by completing the accelerated graduate dentistry programme at King’s College London where he was commended for his Endodontic and Oral Surgery skills.
Furthermore, he was runner up in the Dentsply Clinical Skills competition for London (KCL). Mitul ranked within the top 10% during Dental Foundation Training interviews and secured a place in the North West London scheme. At the end of year London Deanery Case Presentation competition, he was awarded 2nd place for his treatment of a multidisciplinary case which included root canal treatment and complex restorative work.
The following year Mitul progressed to Dental Core Training at The Royal London Dental Hospital, where he carried out Endodontic treatment using rotary instruments and a surgical operating microscope. Mitul was commended for his presentation during the London Deanery Case Presentation Day.
Mitul has completed a master’s degree in Endodontics at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute, where he performed Endodontic treatment of complex referral cases with the aid of a microscope. Mitul has gained experience managing dental trauma, resorption, complex root canal anatomy, removing posts and separated instruments and carrying out vital pulp therapies. Mitul has a passion for Endodontics, which is portrayed to his patients.
Mitul manages complex endodontic problems at Dentality. He is also involved in delivering endodontic care and teaching at The Royal London Dental Hospital. Your dentist may want to refer you to Mitul for management of endodontic problems.
Master of Science in Endodontics, UCL Eastman
Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties, RCSEng
Bachelor of Dental Surgery, KCL
Postgraduate certificate of Education, CCCU
Bachelor of Science, UCL
Dr Marek Pastuch
GDC Number –260296
Hygiene and Therapy
GDC Number – 284549
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